Explainer: why has Rod Culleton been disqualified from the Senate?

January 12, 2017

Lorraine Finlay

Lorraine Finlay, Lecturer in Law at Murdoch University

In an article for The Conversation, Lorraine Finlay explains the reason behind why Rod Culleton’s Senate seat has been declared vacant following formal notification of his bankruptcy.

The Lecturer in the School of Law at Murdoch University looks at the constitutional issues that have emerged and what happens next in the saga.

To read the full article, click here.

 

 

 

 

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